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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Registered Nurse - PACU (Part Time)
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Job Description

Registered Nurse

PACU - Post-Anestesia Care Unit

Part Time

The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.

Position Type: Part Time - .5 FTE (20 hours/week or 40 hours/payroll period)

NOTE: An assessment (that takes about 20 minutes to complete) will be automatically sent to you when you have applied for this position (unless you have completed it when applying for a previous similar type position). Please look for it in your email and complete immediately as to not impede the processing of your application.

Recruiter: Questions feel free to reach out to Tanya Covert, Recruiter tanya.covert@hcahealthcare.com or via text/telephone 208.709.2261 (mobile)

Job Summary:

* Responsible for caring for patients immediately postanesthesia
* Assisting with a variety of specialized procedures.
* Must be able to operate and trouble shoot technicalequipment and instruments.
* Demonstrates and performs assessment of the patient andassists in his/her return to a safe, physiological level after an anesthetic byproviding safe, individual nursing care to patients of all age groups.
* Assesses patients for educational, physiological,psychosocial, comfort and safety needs
* Assures that the highest degree of quality patient careis maintained at all times.
* Requiresknowledge of growth and developmental needs of patients and families.
* Must recognizeand respond to the behaviors of patients and families in each age category andbe able to demonstrate the special skills required to care for patients andtheir families according to standards,
* Caresfor and supervises care for patients in the following specific age groups:

Licensure / Certification: CurrentIdaho State Nursing license and AHA CPR forHealthcare certification, ACLS are required. Must obtain PALS certification within 180days of start date and is required. Must complete hospital mandatories and departmental orientation, CPAN preferred.

Education: Graduation from accreditedschool of nursing

Experience / Abilities: One year of medical/surgical nursingrequired, Critical Care experience preferred. Position requires sensitivity, maturity, and ability to communicateclearly and concisely, willingnessto serve, clean and organized leadership abilities,professionalism, common sense, flexibility, honesty and a service orientedattitude.

About Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

The largest medical facility in the region, EIRMC serves as the area's healthcare hub. Whether coming from Jackson, Yellowstone, or right here in Idaho Falls, patients at EIRMC are greeted by the best Medical Staff in the region. When minutes matter, our helicopter ambulance service, Air Idaho Rescue, connects patients with our Trauma Center to benefit from the full resources of every specialty. Ours is also the only Level I Critical Care Center in Southeast Idaho, and in 2005, one of only 10 ICU's in the entire nation to be named as a Beacon Award winner for critical care excellence. People who need specialty services such as open-heart surgery, cancer treatment, stroke intervention, neurosurgery, high-risk pregnancy/newborn care, orthopedic services, a comprehensive surgical weight loss program, or hyperbaric medicine, will find all that -- and a whole lot more -- at EIRMC. Because we care about the safety of our patients, EIRMC is the first Idaho hospital to "go digital" with technological innovations that include a pharmacy robot, bedside bar-code scanning, and electronic medical records. Our commitment to patient safety and excellence in general, has been recognized both state and nationwide through a number of prestigious awards. Beyond returning our friends and neighbors to health, we are also an active and involved corporate citizen, donating time, money, and sponsorship to a rich variety of community causes. We are the physicians and employees of Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. We welcome you to EIRMC, and thank you for putting your trust in us.